21st March, 1963
Place of Birth
Matraville, New South Wales
3rd May, 1986
Ella-Duncan created history when she became the first Aboriginal to represent Australia in netball when she took to the court against New Zealand in Christchurch in May, 1986.
A pioneer in Australian sport, Ella-Duncan was part of Australia’s team that won a silver medal at the 1987 Netball World Cup in Glasgow, Scotland.
In 1988 she was awarded an Order of Australia Medal (OAM) for services to netball.
Ella-Duncan was inducted into the Australian Netball Hall of Fame in 2015.